|Hughes Ruling on Recusal|
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|Shah Mandamus Fifth Circuit|
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|Rag Radio 2011-08-26 / Political Analyst Glenn W Smith on Rick Perry and the 'Texas Miracle' - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Progressive blogger, author, and political consultant Glenn W. Smith discusses Rick Perry's candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination -- with topics ranging from Perry's legendary vanity to the myth of his alleged "Texas Miracle." Smith, a former reporter for the Houston Chronicle and Houston Post, has covered and worked around Rick Perry since the 1980s. Smith, who created the Dog Canyon website and also blogs at Firedoglake and The Huffington Post, ran Ann Richards' successful campa...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Glenn W Smith; Rick Perry; Republican Primary; Texas Politics; Allan Campbell; Texas Observer; Abby Rapoport; Forrest Wilder
|People United - July 20, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episodes features _Texas Observer_ staff writer Forrest Wilder on the prospects of a solar energy boom in the Lone Star State. He spoke at 5604 Manor in Austin, Texas, on July 8, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; Forrest Wilder; The Texas Observer; Texas; renewable energy; solar; technologies; energy sources; fuel sources; energy market; competitive status; wind; coal; nuclear; natural gas; oil; costs; affordability; regulation; federal subsidies; San Antonio; Austin; Central Texas; solar panel; grid parity; Solar San Antonio; CPS Energy; Meridian Solar; Austin Energy; Texas Legislature; Pulbic Utility Commission; state climate; ideology; pragmatism; energy alternatives; environment; current events
|People United - January 13, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a discussion broadcast live in the KOOP Studio with Abby Rapoport, now a staff writer for _The American Prospect_, and Forrest Wilder, still a staff writer for _The Texas Observer_, on the race for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, providing an advance postmortem on Texas Governor Rick Perry's ill-fated candidacy, considering the comparative resiliency of another Texan still running, and looking at the party's field of candidates overall.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Abby Rapoport; The American Prospect; Forrest Wilder; The Texas Observer; 2012 Republican presidential race; 2012 Republican primary season; 2012 presidential election; campaign strategies; political analysis; postmortem analysis; Rick Perry; Dave Carney; Kay Bailey Hutchinson; Bill White; Ron Paul; Rick Santorum; Newt Gingrich; Herman Cain; Michelle Bachmann; Mitt Romney; Barack Obama; John McCain; Iraq; Afghanistan; Iowa caucus; New Hampshire primary; South Carolina primary; The Response; Texas politicians; Texas politics; national politics; national following; conservative; social conservative; libertarian; constituencies; religious right; evangelicals; pragmatism; ideology; framing; party establishment; Republican establishment; political firewall; campaign spending; Super PACs; political action committees; nomination process; nominating process; Tea Party; Occupy Wall Street; Occupy movement; electoral politics; United States; current events
|People United - August 26, 2011 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live in the KOOP Studio with _Texas Observer_ contributors Abby Rapoport and Forrest Wilder about the presidential candidacy of Texas Governor Rick Perry.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Texas Observer; Abby Rapoport; Forrest Wilder; Rick Perry; political races; Texas; statewide; national; Democrats; Republican; primaries; Agricultural Commissioner; Lieutenant Governor; Governor; President; White House; Federal Reserve; Ben Bernanke; Tea Party; Ron Paul; George W Bush; Karl Rove; Dave Carney; political ambition; presidential aspirations; swing voters; core constituencies; religious right; Christian right; James Leininger; theocratic historiography; David Barton; Barack Obama; Joe Biden; John McCain; Sarah Palin; economy; incumbency; challenger; establishment; public health; health mandate; HPV vaccine; Garbisol; Merck; sexual health; punitive narrative; Texas State Board of Education; New Apostolic Reformation Movement; The Response; prayer rally; redemption rally; John Hagee; Alice Patterson; government spending; government jobs; education; schools; budget; budget cuts; school districts; Lone Star State; United States; politics
|People United - November 18, 2011 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features _Texas Observer_ staff writer Forrest Wilder on the denial of global climate change and its consequences in the Lone Star State. He spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on April 14, 2011.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Forrest Wilder; Texas Observer; Texas; Gulf Coast; Texas coast; Gulf of Mexico; United States; the world; global community; global climate change; global warning; drought; wild fires; weather event; weather patterns; rain fall; water supply; ground water; beach erosion; coast line; sea level; green house gas; carbon emission; carbon footprint; atmosphere; science; climate skeptic; denial; denier; scientist; scientific community; scientific consensus; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change; IPCC; Clean Air Act; Environmental Protection Agency; EPA; Keystone XL Pipeline; Barack Obama; George W Bush; White House; Washington; Texas Commission on Environmental Quality; TCEQ; Texas State Capitol; Rick Perry; Governor; Greg Abbott; State Attorney General; State Legislature; US Congress; bipartisan; partisan; Republicans; Democrats; independents; political polarization; ideological divide; framing; polling; regulation; deregulation; enforcement; state; federal; current events
|People United - November 9, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live in the KOOP Studio about the November 2012 election results with Ken Martin of The Austin Bulldog, Forrest Wilder of The Texas Observer and Abby Rapoport of The American Prospect.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Ken Martin; The Austin Bulldog; Abby Rapoport; The American Prospect; Forrest Wilder; The Texas Observer; analysis; 2012; elections; election results; local; statewide; Texas; Lone Star State; nationwide; national; United States; Austin City Council; at-large; districting; districting plans; 10-1 plan; Proposition 3; 8-2-1 plan; Proposition 4; gerrymandering; independent review; political influence; Department of Justice; Voting Rights Act; civil rights; voting rights; voter ID law; voter suppression; election administration; partisan; nonpartisan; voter education; Wisconsin; Ohio; Florida; Arkansas; Maine; Minnesota; Montana; New Hampshire; Washington; Missouri; Claire McCaskill; Texas State Legislature; Texas State House; Texas State Senate; US Senate; Ted Cruz; David Dewhurst; Dan Patrick; Tea Party; Republican; Democratic; race; minorities; people of color; students; elderly; demographics; turnout; organizing; democracy; current events
|People United 2014-11-07 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features a conversation with Austin Bulldog editor Ken Martin, freelance journalist Abby Rapoport, and Texas Observer associate editor Forrest Wilder about electoral politics in the immediate aftermath of the 2014 elections. They spoke at the radio station on November 6, 2014.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Ken Martin; The Austin Bulldog; Forrest Wilder; The Texas Observer; Abby Rapoport; The American Prospect; The Texas Tribune; Texas Monthly; electoral; politics; analysis; 2014; elections; election results; margin; victory; loss; local; runoff; statewide; legislative; legislature; governor; lieutenant governor; mayor; City of Austin; Austin City Council; Austin Board of Realtors; Austin Firefighters Association; Ballet Austin; Anti-Defamation League; ADL; Austinites for Geographic Representation; Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission; Robert Thomas; Jose Valera; Sheryl Cole; Mike Martinez; Steve Adler; Diane Tipton Land; Don Zimmerman; David Butts; Ellen Troxclair; Ed Scruggs; Susana Almanza; Pio Renteria; Sabino Renteria; IH-35; I-35; Travis County; Harris County; Houston; Fort Worth; Dallas; Texas; Lone Star State; Greg Abbott; Wendy Davis; Konni Burton; Libby Willis; Joe Strauss; Dan Patrick; Rick Perry; Battleground Texas; United States; Scott Walker; Wisconsin; Sam Brownback; Kansas; Kay Hagan; Thom Tillis; Moral Mondays; North Carolina; Maryland; Maine; Nevada; Susana Martinez; New Mexico; Pennsylvania; population; distribution; density; urban; suburban; rural; gerrymandering; districting; partisan; nonpartisan; independent review; voter ID law; voting restrictions; discrimination; intent; effect; US Supreme Court; Ruth Bader Ginsberg; US District Court; Fifth District; Nelva Gonzalez Ramos; voting barriers; voter turnout; blue state; red state; purple state; political action committee; PAC; contribution; expenditure; limit; demographic; geography; ideology; diversity; border; immigrant; minority; people of color; Latin; Latino; Latina; Hispanic; African American; black; men; women; gay; LGBT; income; wealth; poverty; class; civic participation; citizen; candidate; ballot initiative; policy; liberal; conservative; moderate; radical; interest; apathy; on-year; off-year; current events
|People United 2013 May 03 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features an update on the 83rd Texas Legislature from six contributors to The Texas Observer, editor Dave Mann, reporter Patrick Michels, staff writer Forrest Wilder, and interns Beth Cortez-Neavel, Liz Farmer and Olivia Messer. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin, Texas, on April 15, 2013.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; 83rd; Texas; Legislature; 2013; bills; legislation; legislative; regular; special; session; State; House; Senate; The Texas Observer; Dave Mann; Patrick Michels; Forrest Wilder; Beth Cortez-Neavel; Liz Farmer; Olivia Messer; 2010; 2011; 2012; statewide; county; district; districting; redistricting; gerrymander; election; budget; deficit; cuts; funding; restore; supplemental; disabilities; learning; education; school; enrollment; finance; lawsuit; charter; graduation; requirements; discipline; zero tolerance; child; children; youth; juvenile; solitary confinement; criminal justice; testing; accountability; STAAR; University of Texas; Regents; family planning; abortion; clinic; primary care; health; human services; drug testing; eligibility; benefits; unemployment; Christian right; religious right; liberal; conservative; Tea Party; Republican; Democrat; Democratic; party; primary; House Bill; Senate Bill; HB 11; HB11; HB 1076; HB1076; SB 1611; SB1611; Michael Morton Act; gun bill; water bill; water plan; House Natural Resources; Beaumont; East Texas; Rainy Day Fund; Economic Stabilization Fund; State Water Implementation Fund; Texas Water Development Board; conservation projects; point of order; National Mortgage Settlement; affordable housing; parks; general fund; State Comptroller; certified; balanced budget; regulation; deregulation; rule of capture; business community; immigration reform; equality; rights; gay; homosexual; conduct; LGBT; discrimination; student; group; marriage; civil union; domestic partners; Citizens United; Texas Ethics Commission; campaign finance; financial; transparency; disclosure; bag ban; backlash; local control; framing; ideology; Greg Abbott; Jimmie Don Aycock; Giovanni Capriglione; John Carona; Susan Combs; Wendy Davis; Bob Deuell; Matt Krause; Jane Nelson; Dan Patrick; Bob Perry; Rick Perry; Jim Pitts; Alan Ritter; Eddie Rodriguez; David Simpson; Drew Springer; Steve Toth; Kirk Watson; Tommy Williams; governor; gubernatorial; president; presidential; run; race; campaign; Battleground Texas; red; blue; Pennsylvania; Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Alabama; James Carville; Barack Obama; demographics; minority; minorities; Latin; Latino; Hispanic; voter; voting; turnout; politics; policy; debate; current events